Johann Jurgen Friede

M, b. 14 April 1810, d. 15 November 1810
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 24 Dec 1778, d. 25 Apr 1830
Mother*Dorothee Elizabeth Vautek b. 1778, d. 6 Jul 1827

Jurgen Heinrich Friede

M, b. 8 May 1815
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 24 Dec 1778, d. 25 Apr 1830
Mother*Dorothee Elizabeth Vautek b. 1778, d. 6 Jul 1827
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJurgen Heinrich Friede was also known as Jürgen Heinrich Friede.
  • Jurgen Heinrich Friede was born on 8 May 1815 at Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
    Jürgen Heinrich Friede birth - 08 May 1815 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • He was baptized on 9 May 1815 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
  • He was the son of Johann Jürgen Friede and Dorothee Elizabeth Vautek.

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Johann Jurgen Friede

M, b. 24 November 1835, d. 14 April 1836
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 14 Sep 1811, d. 8 Oct 1860
Mother*Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt b. 14 Apr 1813, d. 25 Mar 1856
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Jurgen Friede was also known as Johann Jürgen.
  • Johann Jurgen Friede was born on 24 November 1835 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was the son of Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt.
  • Johann Jurgen Friede was baptized on 27 November 1835 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hannover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede baptism - 27 Nov 1835 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • He died on 14 April 1836 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was buried on 16 April 1836 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede burial - 16 Apr 1836 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Johann Jurgen Friede

M, b. 8 August 1837, d. 21 April 1838
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 14 Sep 1811, d. 8 Oct 1860
Mother*Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt b. 14 Apr 1813, d. 25 Mar 1856
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Jurgen Friede was also known as Johann Jürgen.
  • Johann Jurgen Friede was born on 8 August 1837 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was baptized on 9 August 1837 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hannover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede baptism - 09 Aug 1837 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • He was the son of Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt.
  • Johann Jurgen Friede died on 21 April 1838 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was buried on 24 April 1838 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede burial - 24 Apr 1838 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Johann Friedrich Friede

M, b. 12 January 1844, d. 16 January 1844
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 14 Sep 1811, d. 8 Oct 1860
Mother*Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt b. 14 Apr 1813, d. 25 Mar 1856
  • Johann Friedrich Friede was born on 12 January 1844 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was the son of Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt.
  • Johann Friedrich Friede was baptized on 14 January 1844 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hannover, Germany.1
    Johann Friedrich Friede baptism - 14 Jan 1844 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • He died on 16 January 1844 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was buried on 20 January 1844 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
    Johann Friedrich Friede burial - 20 Jan 1844 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Catharine Dorothee Friede

F, b. 23 December 1846, d. 20 July 1857
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 14 Sep 1811, d. 8 Oct 1860
Mother*Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt b. 14 Apr 1813, d. 25 Mar 1856
  • Catharine Dorothee Friede was born on 23 December 1846 at Hanover, Germany.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt.
  • Catharine Dorothee Friede was baptized on 27 December 1846 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.1
    Catharine Dorothee Friede baptism - 27 Dec 1846 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • She died on 20 July 1857 at Hanover, Germany, at age 10.
  • She was buried on 23 July 1857 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany.2
    Catharine Dorothee Friede burial - 23 Jul 1857 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940, Page Number:     26;26.

Johann Jurgen Friede

M, b. 21 December 1850, d. 9 April 1920
Father*Johann Jürgen Friede b. 14 Sep 1811, d. 8 Oct 1860
Mother*Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt b. 14 Apr 1813, d. 25 Mar 1856
  • Johann Jurgen Friede was born on 21 December 1850 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He was the son of Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Dierssen of Riestedt.
  • Johann Jurgen Friede was baptized on 23 December 1850 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hannover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede baptism - 23 Dec 1850 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • He married Catharine Dorothee Elisabeth Meÿer on 30 October 1881 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hannover, Germany.1
    Johann Jürgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Elisabeth Meÿer marriage - 30 Oct 1881 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
  • Johann Jurgen Friede died on 9 April 1920 at Hanover, Germany, at age 69.
  • He died on 12 April 1920 at Evangelische Kirche, Molzen, Hanover, Germany, at age 69.2
    Johann Jürgen Friede burial - 12 Apr 1920 - Evangelische Kirche Molzen, Hannover, Germany
     He lived in Haus No. 23, Molzen, Germany in the house called the "FRIEDE HOUSE".

Children of Johann Jurgen Friede and Catharine Dorothee Elisabeth Meÿer

Citations

  1. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S392] Lutheran Church, German Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940, Page Number:     73;73.

Arnold William Frederick Friede

M, b. 12 March 1900, d. 29 July 1956
Arnold William Friede circa 1920
William Fredrick Arnold Friede signature 1918
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArnold William Frederick Friede was also known as William Fredrick Arnold.
  • Arnold William Frederick Friede was born on 12 March 1900 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • He was baptized at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, after 12 March 1900. Religion: St. Peter's Lutheran Church.
  • He was the son of William Henry Albert Friede and Louise Emille Augusta Schrank.
  • Arnold William Frederick Friede became the godfather at William Friederick Arnold Schuette's christening on 16 November 1913 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Lutheran.2
  • Arnold William Frederick Friede married Adela Louise Magdalene Meyer, daughter of George Meyer and Marie Schumacher, on 4 April 1925.
  • Arnold William Frederick Friede died on 29 July 1956 at died of a heart attack at age 56.
  • He was buried after 29 July 1956 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArnold William Frederick Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
1 June 1905Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArnold William Frederick Friede is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of William Henry Albert Friede at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArnold William Frederick Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.6
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArnold William Frederick Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.7
15 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArnold William Frederick Friede was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, Living at 420 North Cork..8
2 May 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, Living at 215 N. Dewey Ave. Living next door to W. H. Friede.9
     Arnold was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, and attended St. Peter's Christian Day School.During his younger years, he began working for his father who was in the construction business. He worked in Milwaukee and other places in Wisconsin. Later he went into partnership with his father, and with his brothers and brother-in-law. He worked in the construction and building trade all of his life. Adela was a housewife.10 On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Friede, William Fredrick Arnold - World War I Draft Registration Card
On 12 October 1930 Reedsburg Men build air glider, including Arnold Friede.
Reedsburg Men build air glider, including Arnold Friede - 12 Oct 1930
Home Made Glider Built at Reedsburg - including Arnold Friede - 12 Oct 1930 - The Capital Times

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Arnold Friede born 12 Mar 1900 Sauk County Reel 0265 Record 1816.
  2. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  3. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg. 129.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 10B. ED142. Dwelling 248.
  5. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 366.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Ward 2. Dwelling 260.
  9. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-32a. Dwelling 364. Sheet 15b.
  10. [S3] Jeanette (Felske) Mrs. Edward Schrank, William C. Schuette, Lorna (Klitzke) Mrs. Maurice Slaney, Sue (Parkhurst) Mrs. Roger "Jake" Steinhoust Your Heritage Committee. Marcella (Parkhurst) Mrs. Jerome Meurer, Schrank Family Heritage.

William Henry Friede

M, b. 4 March 1903, d. 3 June 1953
William Henry Friede circa 1920
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
  • William Henry Friede was born on 4 March 1903 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • He was the son of William Henry Albert Friede and Louise Emille Augusta Schrank.
  • William Henry Friede married Catherine M. Fay, daughter of Matthew D. Fay and Addie H. Keeger, on 20 April 1928.
  • William Henry Friede died on 3 June 1953 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 50 William Friede obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 4, 1953 - William Friede obituary
  • He was buried after 3 June 1953 at St. Peter's Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Henry Friede is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of William Henry Albert Friede at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Henry Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.4
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Henry Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.5
3 April 1930Chicago, Cook, IllinoisWilliam Henry Friede was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.6
2 May 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, Living at 225 N. Dewey Ave. Living next door to Arnold Friede.7
     William Henry Friede lived on 1 April 1935 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.

Children of William Henry Friede and Catherine M. Fay

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, William H Friede born 04 Mar 1903 Sauk County Reel D0003 Record 5429.
  2. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 148.
  3. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 366.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED16-1283. Dwelling 33.
  7. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-32a. Dwelling 365. Sheet 15b.

Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede

F, b. 2 January 1905, d. 9 August 1983
Juanita Friede
Juanita Dorothy Friede circa 1920
Juanita Friede
Otto and Juanita Friede Denny and kids - circa 1950s
Juanita Friede Denny - circa 1950s
Juanita (Friede) Denny
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was also known as Tomey.
Married Name26 June 1926As of 26 June 1926,her married name was Denny.
  • Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was born on 2 January 1905 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of William Henry Albert Friede and Louise Emille Augusta Schrank.
  • Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede married Otto Fredrick Denny, son of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht, on 26 June 1926 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede witnessed the burial of William Henry Friede after 3 June 1953 at St. Peter's Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede died on 9 August 1983 at Michigan at age 78 Residence: Kasson, Leelanau, Michigan.2
  • She was buried after 9 August 1983 at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church Cemetery, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of William Henry Albert Friede at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.4
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.5
21 January 1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was listed as a servant for the J.A. Carroll family on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.6
April 1930Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WisconsinShe was listed as wife in Otto Fredrick Denny's household on the 1930 Census at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.7
9 April 1940Empire, Leelanau, MichiganJuanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede was listed as wife in Otto Fredrick Denny's household on the 1940 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.8
     Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede obtained US Social Security Card at Michigan; last residence Maple City, Leelanau, Michigan. Friede sisters photo - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita.
Friede sisters - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita
On 13 June 1953 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Mr and Mrs Otto Denny and daughter, Donna, attended the funeral of Mrs. Denny's brother (William Henry Friede) in Milwaukee, last week 13 June 1953.
Mr and Mrs Otto Denny and daughter, Donna, attended the funeral of Mrs. Denny's brother (William Henry Friede) in Milwaukee, last week 13 June 1953 Traverse City Record-Eagle (Traverse City, MI)

Children of Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede and Otto Fredrick Denny

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 148.
  2. [S326] Michigan Deaths, 1971-1996 (published).
  3. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 366.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED152. Dwelling 196.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED40-153. Dwelling 3.
  8. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Empire, Leelanau, Michigan; Roll: T627_1778; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 45-5.

Frieda Marie Friede

F, b. 15 February 1907, d. November 1992
Frieda Mary Friede circa 1920
Frieda (Friede) Lockhart
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 December 1931As of 5 December 1931,her married name was Lockhart.
Census DateLocation
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrieda Marie Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.1
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrieda Marie Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.2
25 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrieda Marie Friede was listed as lodger with the Richard Townsend family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
2 April 1940Fulton, Whiteside, IllinoisShe was listed as wife in Macy James Lockhart's household on the 1940 Census at Fulton, Whiteside, Illinois.4
     Twin with Frederick Friede. Frieda's husband Macy was an Electrical Engineer for Northwestern Wire & Steel in Sterling, Ill. for 27 years. Before that he was a self-employed farmer. Frieda lived in Sterling, Ill. where she was active in church organizations.5 Frieda Marie Friede obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois. Friede sisters photo - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita.
Friede sisters - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita
In September 1951 at Whiteside, Illinois, Macy and Frieda Lockhart assessment of property: $1,400.
Sterling Daily Gazette September 1, 1951 - Macy and Frieda Lockhart assessment of property
In July 1958 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion. In September 1966 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.

Child of Frieda Marie Friede and Macy James Lockhart

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Ward 2. Dwelling 326a.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ar: 1940; Census Place: Fulton, Whiteside, Illinois; Roll: T627_905; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 98-14.
  5. [S3] Jeanette (Felske) Mrs. Edward Schrank, William C. Schuette, Lorna (Klitzke) Mrs. Maurice Slaney, Sue (Parkhurst) Mrs. Roger "Jake" Steinhoust Your Heritage Committee. Marcella (Parkhurst) Mrs. Jerome Meurer, Schrank Family Heritage.

Frederick Henry William Friede

M, b. 15 February 1907, d. 20 June 1956
Frederick Henry Friede circa 1920
Frederick Henry Friede circa 1920
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
  • Frederick Henry William Friede was born on 15 February 1907 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • He was the son of William Henry Albert Friede and Louise Emille Augusta Schrank.
  • Frederick Henry William Friede married Mary Elizabeth Seymour, daughter of Merton Eugene Seymour and Blanche Alma Jeffries, on 4 April 1937 at Methodist Church, Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • Frederick Henry William Friede died on 20 June 1956 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 49 Fred H Friede obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal June 21, 1956 - Fred H Friede obituary
  • He was buried after 20 June 1956 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
Census DateLocation
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrederick Henry William Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.3
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrederick Henry William Friede was listed as a son in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.4
2 May 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinFrederick Henry William Friede was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
     Frederick was born a twin, his sister being Frieda Mary (Mrs. Macy Lockhart). Fred was in the construction business most of his life, and was also a former member of the Police and Fire Commission in Reedsburg.6 Frederick Henry William Friede obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Frederick H Friede born 15 Feb 1907 Sauk County Reel D0002 Record 3158.
  2. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 155.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ear: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 56-31B.
  6. [S3] Jeanette (Felske) Mrs. Edward Schrank, William C. Schuette, Lorna (Klitzke) Mrs. Maurice Slaney, Sue (Parkhurst) Mrs. Roger "Jake" Steinhoust Your Heritage Committee. Marcella (Parkhurst) Mrs. Jerome Meurer, Schrank Family Heritage.

Louise Martha Friede

F, b. 19 February 1909, d. 9 October 1993
Louise Martha Friede circa 1920
Emil Friede and sister Louise Friede 1915
Louise Martha Friede circa 1920
Louise (Friede) Mylrea
Father*William Henry Albert Friede b. 20 Apr 1872, d. 6 Dec 1937
Mother*Louise Emille Augusta Schrank b. 1 Jan 1874, d. 10 Sep 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 September 1927As of 24 September 1927,her married name was Mylrea.
  • Louise Martha Friede was born on 19 February 1909 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of William Henry Albert Friede and Louise Emille Augusta Schrank.
  • Louise Martha Friede married Chancey Henry Mylrea, son of Harrison Duncan Mylrea and Emma Hoefs, on 24 September 1927 at Evangelical Lutheran Church, Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.
  • Louise Martha Friede died on 9 October 1993 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 84 Louise M (Friede) Mylrea obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 10, 1993 - Louise M (Friede) Mylrea obituary - part 1
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 10, 1993 - Louise M (Friede) Mylrea obituary - part 2
  • She was buried after 9 October 1993 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Census DateLocation
3 May 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLouise Martha Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 322 Oak Street.2
10 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLouise Martha Friede was listed as a daughter in William Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Living at 625 Oak Street.3
3 April 1930New Haven, Adams, WisconsinLouise Martha Friede was listed as wife in Chancey Henry Mylrea's household on the 1930 Census at New Haven, Adams, Wisconsin; living next door to Lester Mylrea.4
12 April 1940Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinLouise Martha Friede was listed as wife in Chancey Henry Mylrea's household on the 1940 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
     Louise Martha Friede obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Argonne, Forest, Wisconsin. Friede sisters photo - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita.
Friede sisters - Amanda, Louise, Frieda, Juanita

Child of Louise Martha Friede and Chancey Henry Mylrea

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 160.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 124 Sheet 13A line 22, family number 308.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Sheet 7. Ward 2. Stamp 188B line 61.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED1-13. Dwelling 8.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ar: 1940; Census Place: Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 56-42.

Charles LeRoy McClain

M, b. 26 August 1884, d. 7 February 1953
Charles McClain
Charley Le Roy McClain signature 1918
Charley L McClain signature 1942
Father*George Henry McClain b. 17 May 1855, d. 21 Jul 1905
Mother*Laura Chadwick b. 16 Feb 1866, d. 7 Jun 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles LeRoy McClain was also known as Charlie.
Name VariationCharles LeRoy McClain was also known as Charley Lee.
Name VariationCharles LeRoy McClain was also known as Charley Le Roy.
  • Charles LeRoy McClain was born on 26 August 1884 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1,2
  • He was the son of George Henry McClain and Laura Chadwick.
  • Charles LeRoy McClain married Mary May Kreiser, daughter of Henry Godfrey Kreiser and Mary Catherine Ames, in 1905.
  • Charles LeRoy McClain died on 7 February 1953 at Finley, Henry, Iowa, at age 68 Charles LeRoy McClain obituary; "Grant County, WI Burials from the Dubuque County, Iowa Death Records starting 1941" copied by Karen Reese. These included: "McClain, Charles Leroy, 68yr, married, stone mason Dubuque Packing Co, born 24 Aug 1884 Wisconsin; parents: George McClain & Laura Shadrick; died 7 Feb 1953 Finley; lived 1486 West 3rd, Dubuque; coronary occlusion; informant: Mary M. McClain; buried 10 Feb 1953 Cornelia. Volume 4 page 16 #10102."
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 9, 1953 - Charles LeRoy McClain obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 8, 1953 - Charles LeRoy McClain, 68, obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 9, 1953 - Charles LeRoy McClain death notice
  • He was buried on 10 February 1953 at Mt. Zion (Cornelia) Cemetery, Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin, Wife Mary May Kreiser McClain is buried in Saint Andrews Cemetery, Grant county, Wisconsin.
    Charles L McClain tombstone
    Credit: Larry & Linda Kopet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/grant-harrisontwp-corneliamtzion.html
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 11, 1953 - Charles LeRoy McClain funeral
Census DateLocation
20 June 1895Platteville, Grant, WisconsinCharles LeRoy McClain is counted on the census of 20 June 1895 in the household of George Henry McClain at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; 4 males and 1 female in the household.3
11 June 1900Paris, Grant, WisconsinCharles LeRoy McClain was listed as a son in George Henry McClain's household on the 1900 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinCharles LeRoy McClain is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George Henry McClain at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
18 April 1910Paris Twp, Grant, WisconsinCharles LeRoy McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.6
1 March 1920Paris Twp, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Paris Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.7
1 January 1925Dubuque, Dubuque, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.
16 April 1930Julien, Dubuque, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa, living at 2005 Washington Street.8
14 May 1940Dubuque, Dubuque, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.9
     On 12 September 1918 at Grant, Wisconsin, World War I Draft Registration.
McClain, Charley Le Roy - World War I Draft Registration Card
On 26 October 1928 at Grant, Wisconsin, attended Henry and Mary (Ames) Kreiser 50th wedding anniversary celebration. In October 1929 at Grant, Wisconsin, Potosi Couple Hosts to Friends, Relatives. In September 1930 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconisn, attended the Kreiser family reunion at the Henry Krieser home. On 27 April 1942 at WWII Registration, Dubuque, Iowa.
WWII Registration Card for Charley Lee McClain - Dubuque, IA - 27 Apr 1942
WWII Registration Card for Charley Lee McClain - Dubuque, IA - 27 Apr 1942 - registrars report

Children of Charles LeRoy McClain and Mary May Kreiser

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Charley L McClain born 26 Aug 1884 Grant County Reel 74 Record 2375.
  2. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, Vol 3- Registry # 2375.
  3. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp number 81 A, line 7 house 27,27.
  5. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 108.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 39. Sheet one B. Dwelling 15,15.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 118. Sheet 8B. Dwelling 140, 144.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-33. Dwelling 431.
  9. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa; Roll: T627_1158; Page: 64A; Enumeration District: 31-33A.

Willard Bliss Mcclain

M, b. 17 November 1891, d. 3 February 1956
Willard McClain
Willard B McClain signature 1917
Father*George Henry McClain b. 17 May 1855, d. 21 Jul 1905
Mother*Laura Chadwick b. 16 Feb 1866, d. 7 Jun 1936
  • Willard Bliss Mcclain was born at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, on 17 November 1891.
  • He was the son of George Henry McClain and Laura Chadwick.
  • Willard Bliss Mcclain married Anna Barbara Maring, daughter of Michael Maring and Elizabeth Lebben, on 7 January 1913.
  • Willard Bliss Mcclain witnessed the marriage of Marian Elizabeth Bogue and LeRoy Joseph McClain on 23 May 1944; Marian Bogue - LeRoy McClain wedding announcement.
  • Willard Bliss Mcclain died on 3 February 1956 at at home, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 64 Willard McClain, 64, obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 5, 1956 - Willard McClain, 64, obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 5, 1956 - Willard McClain obituary
  • He was buried after 3 February 1956 at Cuba City Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, presumably Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Census DateLocation
20 June 1895Platteville, Grant, WisconsinWillard Bliss Mcclain is counted on the census of 20 June 1895 in the household of George Henry McClain at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; 4 males and 1 female in the household.1
11 June 1900Paris, Grant, WisconsinWillard Bliss Mcclain was listed as a son in George Henry McClain's household on the 1900 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinWillard Bliss Mcclain is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George Henry McClain at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
18 April 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinWillard Bliss Mcclain was listed as a hired man in Engelbert Reuter's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
2 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinWillard Bliss Mcclain was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.5
3 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.6
16 May 1940Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.7
     On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration Cards, Grant, Wisconsin.
WWI Registration Card for Willard B McClain - Grant, WI - 05 June 1917
Willard Bliss Mcclain was educated in 1940 at through 8th grade. On 27 April 1942 at WWII Registration, Grant, Wisconsin.
WWII Registration Card for Willard B McClain - Grant, WI - 27 Apr 1942
WWII Registration Card for Willard B McClain - Grant, WI - 27 Apr 1942 - registrars report

Child of Willard Bliss Mcclain and Anna Barbara Maring

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp number 81 A, line 7 house 27,27.
  3. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 108.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 13.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 12.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 37.
  7. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-48. Dwelling 24. Sheet 2a.

John McClain Jr.

M, b. 1 October 1853, d. 15 April 1937
John McClain Jr.
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
  • John McClain Jr. was born at Grant, Wisconsin, on 1 October 1853.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • John McClain Jr. married Grace Thurtell, daughter of Edward Brookes Thurtell and Amy Burns, on 30 June 1881 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • John McClain Jr. died on 15 April 1937 at Bigford District, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 83 John McClain, 83, obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald April 23, 1937 - John McClain, 83, obituary
  • He was buried after 15 April 1937 at Bigford Cemetery, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1855Potosi, Grant, WisconsinJohn McClain Jr. is counted on the census of 1 June 1855 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; listed as McClane; household includes 4 males, 2 females; of which 2 are foreign born.2
23 July 1860Paris, Grant, WisconsinJohn McClain Jr. was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinJohn McClain Jr. was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinJohn McClain Jr. was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
after 1 June 1900Sturgis, Meade, South DakotaJohn McClain Jr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota.6
22 April 1910Daviston, Perkins, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Daviston, Perkins, South Dakota.7
1916Swift Current, Saskatchewan, CanadaHe appeared on the census of 1916 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada, living next door to son-in-law William Palmer.
1916 Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada - McClain, John
     John, born in Grant county in 1853, married Miss Grace Thurtell, and lives on his farm and cattle ranch in South Dakota. They have five children. John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell were photo.
Grace Thurtell McClain + John McClain
John McClain Jr. migrated in 1886 to .

Children of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, McCLAIN, JOHN Jr. to THURTELL, GRACE 30 Jun 1881 Grant WI.
  2. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1855," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMML-ZDZ : 14 November 2014), John Mcclane, Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; citing line 14, State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,687.
  3. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 66. Written number 218. Dwelling 722.
  4. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  5. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  6. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. Stamp 203. Dwelling 161.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED94. Dwelling 35.

Mary Harriet McClain

F, b. March 1857, d. 4 January 1948
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name19 March 1874As of 19 March 1874,her married name was Wilson.
  • Mary Harriet McClain was born in March 1857 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Mary Harriet McClain married David Parish Wilson, son of John L. Wilson and Lucinda J. Rister, on 19 March 1874 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Mary Harriet McClain died on 4 January 1948 at Galena, Illinois, at age 90 Mrs. Mary (McClain) Wilson, 90, obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 6, 1948 - Mrs. Mary (McClain) Wilson, 90, obituary
  • She was buried after 4 January 1948 at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
23 July 1860Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed as wife in David Parish Wilson's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
20 June 1895Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain is counted on the census of 20 June 1895 in the household of David Parish Wilson at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; household includes 3 males and 2 females; all born in the United States.
7 June 1900Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed as wife in David Parish Wilson's household on the 1900 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of David Parish Wilson at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Roy Wilson.6
23 April 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed as wife in David Parish Wilson's household on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.7
10 February 1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed as wife in David Parish Wilson's household on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; listed as John Wilson.8
17 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMary Harriet McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Rufus Heer.9
25 April 1940Platteville, Grant, WisconsinShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.10
     Mary Harriet McClain had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of Mary Harriet McClain and David Parish Wilson

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, listed under Maclain, Mary.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 66. Written number 218. Dwelling 722.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 59. Page 7.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 1A. ED47. Dwelling 8.
  6. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 121.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED40. Dwelling 499.
  8. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 120; Image: 382.
  9. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-46. Dwelling 181.
  10. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-43.

Margaret Catherine McClain

F, b. 21 July 1859, d. 8 January 1947
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret Catherine McClain was also known as Margaret Katherine.
NicknameMargaret Catherine McClain also went by the name of Maggie.
Married Name20 August 1878As of 20 August 1878,her married name was Van Natta.1
Married Name20 August 1878As of 20 August 1878,her married name was VanNatta.1
  • Margaret Catherine McClain was born at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, on 21 July 1859.
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Margaret Catherine McClain married Silas Samuel VanNatta, son of Samuel A. VanNatta and Mary Jane Cook, on 20 August 1878 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Margaret Catherine McClain died on 8 January 1947 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 87 Margaret (McClain) Vannatta obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 10, 1947 - Margaret (McClain) Vannatta obituary
  • She was buried on 11 January 1947 at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
23 July 1860Paris, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.4
5 June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed as wife in Silas Samuel VanNatta's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.5
21 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed as wife in Silas Samuel VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.6
15 April 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed as wife in Silas Samuel VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.7
9 February 1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed as wife in Silas Samuel VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.8
8 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Catherine McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.9
18 April 1940Platteville, Grant, WisconsinShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.10
     In August 1943 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, Margaret (McClain) Vannatta celebrates her 84th birthday.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal August 5, 1943 - Margaret (McClain) Vannatta celebrates her 84th birthday

Children of Margaret Catherine McClain and Silas Samuel VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, VANNATTA, SILAS S. to McCLAIN, MAGGIE 20 Aug 1878 Grant WI.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 66. Written number 218. Dwelling 722.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  4. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  5. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427. Page 162B. ED110. Dwelling 47.
  6. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 34. Dwelling 166.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 18.
  8. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 234.
  9. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-46. Dwelling 47.
  10. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 22-42.

Albert McClain

M, b. June 1861, d. 1946
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Census DateLocation
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinAlbert McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinAlbert McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.4
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinAlbert McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
20 June 1900Whitewood, Lawrence, South DakotaAlbert McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Whitewood, Lawrence, South Dakota.6
18 April 1910Precinct 25 (Candler), Marion, FloridaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Precinct 25 (Candler), Marion, Florida.7
6 February 1920Candler, Marion, FloridaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Candler, Marion, Florida.8
17 April 1930Candler, Marion, FloridaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Candler, Marion, Florida.9
     Albert, born in 1861, married Miss Alice Richards, of British Hollow, and lives in South Dakota, where he does an extensive business as a horse dealer, buying for the eastern markets. They have two children.

Children of Albert McClain and Alice Tyack Richards

Citations

  1. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK8P-1J4N : 9 March 2016), Ann Mcclain Rupp in entry for Albert Mcclain and Alice T Richards, 18 May 1887; citing Grant, Wisconsin, United States, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,266,988.
  2. [S327] Ancestry.com, Florida Death Index 1877-1998, Volume: 1193. Certificate: 65??.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  4. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  5. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  6. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED20. Dwelling 141.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED107. Dwelling 33.
  8. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED126. Dwelling 111.
  9. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED42-36. Dwelling 53.

Charles McClain

M, b. 23 April 1864, d. 26 April 1879
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles McClain was also known as Charlie.
  • Charles McClain was born on 23 April 1864 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Charles McClain died on 26 April 1879, at age 15.
  • He was buried after 26 April 1879 at Mount Zion Cemetery (aka Cornelia Cemetery), Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin, 15y 3d.
    Charlie McClain tombstone
    Credit: Larry & Linda Kopet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/grant-harrisontwp-corneliamtzion.html
Census DateLocation
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinCharles McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinCharles McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  2. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.

Laura McClain

F, b. 20 May 1866, d. 14 August 1938
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLaura McClain was also known as Lora.
Married Name5 February 1889As of 5 February 1889,her married name was Rupp.
  • Laura McClain was born on 20 May 1866 at Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Laura McClain witnessed the marriage of George Henry McClain and Laura Chadwick on 4 July 1883 at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; listed as George McClaine and Laura Madwick; Conducted by Frank Lyster, of Jamestown, Wisconsin, Justice of the Peace.1
  • Laura McClain married Antone J. Rupp, son of John Rupp Jr. and Elizabeth Winter, on 5 February 1889.
  • Laura McClain died on 14 August 1938 at Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 72 Mrs Laura (McClain) Rupp obituary; also reported as South Dakota.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald August 15, 1938 - Mrs Laura (McClain) Rupp obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald August 16, 1938 - Mrs Laura (McClain) Rupp, 72, obituary
  • She was buried after 14 August 1938 at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin.
    Anton and Laura Rupp tombstone
Census DateLocation
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinLaura McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinLaura McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.3
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinLaura McClain was listed as a daughter in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
15 June 1900Harrison Town, Grant, WisconsinLaura McClain was listed as wife in Antone J. Rupp's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison Town, Grant, Wisconsin.5
31 May 1910Harrison, Grant, WisconsinLaura McClain was listed as the widowed head of a family on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.6
10 February 1920Harrison, Grant, WisconsinShe was listed as the widowed head of a family on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.7
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinShe was listed as widowed mother in Archie J. Rupp's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.8
     In September 1930 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconisn, attended the Kreiser family reunion at the Henry Krieser home.

Children of Laura McClain and Antone J. Rupp

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Marriage Record ID: 1549050 vol 06 page 0348
    ------
    Number 237. Stamp 02927.
    Date of registration 31 Aug 1883.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  3. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 34. Dwelling 120.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25. Sheet 12B.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED103. Sheet 6B.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 103.

Edward McClain

M, b. 8 July 1868, d. 5 June 1931
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
  • Edward McClain was born at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, on 8 July 1868.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Edward McClain married Mary Magdalena Schalk, daughter of Frank Schalk and Madgdalene Mary Stuer, on 6 January 1905 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Edward McClain died on 5 June 1931 at age 62 Platteville Farmer commits suicide - Edward McClain; also reported as 07 Jun 1931.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal June 5, 1931 - Platteville Farmer commits suicide - Edward McClain
  • He was buried after 5 June 1931 at Mt. Zion (Cornelia) Cemetery, Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin.
    Edward and John McClain tombstone
    Credit: Larry & Linda Kopet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/grant-harrisontwp-corneliamtzion.html
Census DateLocation
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinEdward McClain was listed in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinEdward McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.3
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinEdward McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinEdward McClain is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
30 April 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinEdward McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to George Hoadley.6
9 February 1920Harrison, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.7
10 April 1930Harrison, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.8
     Edward, born July 8, 1868, had a good education in the high school at Valparaiso, was for some eight or ten years a miner in Colorado, and now lives at Deadwood, S. Dak. Edward McClain migrated circa 1890 at Wisconsin to to . He migrated circa 1901 at miner in Colorado for 10 years then to .

Children of Edward McClain and Mary Magdalena Schalk

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Marriage Record ID: 1549032 vol 09 page 0004.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 5. Dwelling 49.
  3. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  5. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 114.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 54.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 103. Stamp 6. Sheet 6A.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-17. Dwelling 50.

Henry McClain

M, b. 13 September 1869, d. April 1937
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
  • Henry McClain was born on 13 September 1869 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as Sep 1870.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Henry McClain married Hattie Mae Withrow, daughter of John T. Withrow and Margaret Jane Wilson, on 15 January 1901 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Henry McClain died in April 1937 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 67 Henry McClain obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 13, 1937 - Henry McClain obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald April 11, 1937 - Henry McClain obituary
  • He was buried in April 1937 at Greenwood Cemetery, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinHenry McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.2
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinHenry McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
20 June 1895Henry McClain is counted on the census of 20 June 1895 in the household of John McClain Sr; household includes 3 males, 2 females; all born in the United States.
9 April 1900Gold Creek, Southern Supervisors District, AlaskaHenry McClain was listed as a miner on the 1900 Census at Gold Creek, Southern Supervisors District, Alaska; near Juneau; name of institution: Ebuer Gold Mine (Quartz); post office address at home: Dickeyville, Wis; single; occupation at home: farming; occupation in Alaska: miner.4
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
1 May 1910Paris Twp, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.6
5 February 1920Pine Street, Platteville, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Pine Street, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, Living on Pine Street..7
19 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.8
     Henry, born at the present family home in September, 1870, went to the Alaska gold fields in 1895, making three journeys to that region, and met with a rich reward for all his privations and perils. The young man returned in 1899, and is now a resident of his father's home. Henry McClain migrated in March 1896 at Wisconsin to, Alaska, date of locating to Alaska: Mar 1896 (from 1900 census). He migrated in 1900 at Alaska to, Wisconsin.

Children of Henry McClain and Hattie Mae Withrow

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Marriage Record ID: 1549035 vol 08 page 0334.
  2. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Gold Creek, Southern Supervisors District, Alaska; Roll: T623_1830; Page: 81A; Enumeration District: 5.
  5. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 123.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Sheet 8A. Stamp 179. Dwelling 118,119.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling: 181, 184.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-45. Dwelling 1.

Thomas McClain

M, b. 3 January 1871, d. 11 July 1888
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationThomas McClain was also known as McLain.
  • Thomas McClain was born at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, on 3 January 1871; also reported as 7 Nov 1872.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Thomas McClain died on 11 July 1888 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 17; 15y 8mo 4d.1
  • He was buried after 11 July 1888 at Mt. Zion (Cornelia) Cemetery, Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.
    Thomas McClain tombstone
    Credit: Larry & Linda Kopet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/grant-harrisontwp-corneliamtzion.html
Census DateLocation
1 June 1875Paris, Grant, WisconsinThomas McClain is counted on the census of 1 June 1875 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as McLain; household includes 7 males and 3 females.2
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinThomas McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Volume: 01 Page: 0222 Reel: 030 Image: 0912 Index Volume: - Sequence #: 252304.
  2. [S387] Family Search; Multiple Records, "Wisconsin State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMMB-WSZ : 8 November 2014), John McLain, , Grant, Wisconsin; State Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,032,691.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.

Anna McClain

F, b. July 1875, d. 1 March 1963
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna McClain was also known as Annie.
Name VariationAnna McClain was also known as Anne.
Name VariationAnna McClain was also known as Ann.
Married Name20 June 1898As of 20 June 1898,her married name was Woodrome.1
  • Anna McClain was born at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, in July 1875; 1900 census lists birth as April 1876.
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Anna McClain married George W. Woodrome, son of William A. Woodrome and Harriet C. Quinn, on 20 June 1898 at Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as 22 May 1898.1
  • Anna McClain died on 1 March 1963 at Mt. Vernon, Illinois, at age 87 Mrs. Anne Woodrome, 87, of 101 south 26th street died at noon friday at Good Samaritan Hospital. Funeral services will be held at ?:00 p.m. Sunday at the Fry Funeral Home in Waltonville with Herbert Wilson officiating. Burial will be in Bald Hill Cemetery, west of Waltonville. The body will lie in state at the Fry Funeral Home where friends may call after 4:00 p.m. today. Mrs. Woodrome was born July ?0, 1875, in Potosi, Wis., the daughter of John and Anna (Rupp) McClain. On June 21, 1898 at Potosi she was married to George W. Woodrome, who preceded her in death in 1955. She was also preceded in death by a daughter and 11 brothers and sisters. Survivors include one son, Archie Woodrome of Mt. Vernon; two daughters, Mrs. Lee R. Lyons of this city and Mrs. Henry Schroeder of Carbondale; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grand child. Mrs. Woodrome was a member of the Central Church of Christ.
    Mt Vernon Register News March 2, 1963 - Ann (McClain) Woodrome obituary
  • She was buried after 1 March 1963 at Bald Hill Cemetery, Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois.2
    Woodrome, George W + Anna - headstone
Census DateLocation
9 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinAnna McClain was listed as a daughter in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
20 June 1895Anna McClain is counted on the census of 20 June 1895 in the household of John McClain Sr; household includes 3 males, 2 females; all born in the United States.
8 June 1900Bald Hill, Jefferson, IllinoisAnna McClain was listed as wife in George W. Woodrome's household on the 1900 Census at Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois.4
26 April 1910Bald Hill, Jefferson, IllinoisAnna McClain was listed as wife in George W. Woodrome's household on the 1910 Census at Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois.5
5 January 1920Bald Hill, Jefferson, IllinoisAnna McClain was listed as wife in George W. Woodrome's household on the 1920 Census at Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois.6
11 April 1930Bald Hill, Jefferson, IllinoisAnna McClain was listed as a daughter in George W. Woodrome's household on the 1930 Census at Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois.7
     On 6 July 1950 Mr and Mrs Albert McClain and family of Dubuque, Iowa spent part of last week with Mr and Mrs George Woodrome. Mr McClain is a nephew of Mrs George Woodrome. Mt Vernon Register-News (Mt Vernon, IL).
Mr and Mrs Albert McClain and family of Dubuque, Iowa spent part of last week with Mr and Mrs George Woodrome. Mr McClain is a nephew of Mrs George Woodrome. 06 Jul 1950 Mt Vernon Register-News (Mt Vernon, IL)
In August 1952 at Illinois Mr. and Mrs. George McClain and daughter and Mrs. Ida McClain of Potosi, Wis., were breakfast guests of Mr. and Mrs. George Woodrome Monday.
Mt Vernon Register News August 21, 1952 - Mr. and Mrs. George McClain and daughter and Mrs. Ida McClain of Potosi, Wis., were breakfast guests of Mr. and Mrs. George Woodrome Monday.

Children of Anna McClain and George W. Woodrome

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, WOODROME, GEORGE W. to McCLAIN< ANNA 22 May 1898 Grant WI.
  2. [S279] Bald Hill Cemetery, Jefferson, IL, online http://www.iltrails.org/jefferson/cem/baldhillcem.html
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7, stamp number 279 C, line 1 house 58, 59.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65. Dwelling 83.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED92. Dwelling 154.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 15.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41-2. Dwelling 162.

Archibald John McClain

M, b. 2 April 1882, d. 15 November 1949
Arch McClain signature 1918
Father*John McClain Sr. b. 15 Sep 1827, d. 21 May 1914
Mother*Ann Rupp b. 19 Nov 1834, d. 12 Dec 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArchibald John McClain was also known as Arch.
Name VariationArchibald John McClain was also known as Archie.
  • Archibald John McClain was born on 2 April 1882 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp.
  • Archibald John McClain married Elizabeth Ida Kreiser, daughter of Henry Godfrey Kreiser and Mary Catherine Ames, in 1909.
  • Archibald John McClain, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of Ambrose Stephen Wunderlin and Marie Anna McClain on 14 October 1936 at Holy Ghost Church, Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin; Anna Marie McClain and Ambrose Wunderlin marriage announcement.
  • Archibald John McClain died on 15 November 1949 at home, Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 67 Arch McClain, 67, obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 13, 1949 - Arch McClain, 67, obituary
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 14, 1949 - Arch McClain obituary
  • He was buried on 18 November 1949 at Mt. Zion (Cornelia) Cemetery, Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.
    Ida E and Arch McClain tombstone
    Credit: Larry & Linda Kopet http://www.usgwarchives.net/wi/cemetery/grant-harrisontwp-corneliamtzion.html
Census DateLocation
7 June 1900Paris Twp, Grant, WisconsinArchibald John McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Paris Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Paris, Grant, WisconsinArchibald John McClain is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of John McClain Sr. at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
18 April 1910Paris Twp, Grant, WisconsinArchibald John McClain was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.3
28 February 1920Platteville Twp, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Platteville Twp, Grant, Wisconsin.4
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.5
1 May 1940Paris, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Lavern McClain.6
     Archie, born in April 1882, was a student in the Normal, preparing at Platteville for a teacher's career, and is now at home. On 12 September 1918 at Grant, Wisconsin, World War I Draft Registration.
McClain, Arch - World War I Draft Registration Card
On 26 October 1928 at Grant, Wisconsin, attended Henry and Mary (Ames) Kreiser 50th wedding anniversary celebration. In October 1929 at Grant, Wisconsin, Potosi Couple Hosts to Friends, Relatives. In September 1930 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconisn, attended the Kreiser family reunion at the Henry Krieser home. Archibald John McClain was educated in 1940 at through 1 year of college.

Children of Archibald John McClain and Elizabeth Ida Kreiser

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 1A. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 114.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Sheet 2A. Dwelling 28. Stamp 173.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 118. Stamp 147. Sheet 8A. Dwelling 132, 136.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 105.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 144. Sheet 8b.

Grace Thurtell

F, b. 26 March 1859, d. 13 March 1926
Grace Thurtell McClain
Father*Edward Brookes Thurtell b. 17 Sep 1815, d. 16 May 1876
Mother*Amy Burns b. 11 Aug 1820, d. 27 Oct 1911
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 June 1881As of 30 June 1881,her married name was McClain.
  • Grace Thurtell was born on 26 March 1859 at Grant County, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Brookes Thurtell and Amy Burns.
  • Grace Thurtell married John McClain Jr., son of John McClain Sr. and Ann Rupp, on 30 June 1881 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Grace Thurtell died on 13 March 1926 at Bison, Perkins, South Dakota, at age 66.
  • She was buried after 13 March 1926 at Bison Cemetery, Perkins, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
14 July 1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGrace Thurtell was listed as "not named" in Edward Brookes Thurtell's household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2
6 August 1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGrace Thurtell was listed in Edward Brookes Thurtell's household on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Edward's son Walter Thurtle.3
2 June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGrace Thurtell was listed as a daughter in Amy Burns's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.4
after 1 June 1900Sturgis, Meade, South DakotaGrace Thurtell was listed as wife in John McClain Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota.5
6 May 1910Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South DakotaGrace Thurtell was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South Dakota.6
7 August 1920Scotch Cap Twp, Perkins, South DakotaShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Scotch Cap Twp, Perkins, South Dakota.7
     Grace Thurtell The entry about Ransom B. Folts in the 1901 Biographical Sketch Book of Grant County, Wisconsin, shows his wife's sister, Grace Thurtell, was the wife of John McKann of South Dakota. The entry for John McClain shows his daughter-in-law, Grace Thurtell McClain, and her husband, John McClain, were living on their farm and cattle ranch in South Dakota and had five children, John, Grace, Bertha, Glenn, and Henry. She is listed in the 1880 U.S. Census for the Town of Jamestown, Grant County, Wisconsin (SD 2, ED 110, Page 3), enumerated June 2, 1880, as Grace Thurtle, age 21, single, born in Wisconsin, living with her widowed mother, Anna Thurtle, and her siblings Frederick, age 25, a miner, Harriet, age 23, and Belle, age 19, whose occupation is teaching school. Grace and John McClain are listed in the 1900 U.S. Census for Meade County, South Dakota (Volume 11, SD 1, ED 34, Sheet 7, Line 29) living in the second ward of the City of Sturgis, Sturgis Township, Meade County, South Dakota. John McClain is shown as age 46, born in Wisconsin in October 1853, with his father born in Tennessee and his mother in Pennsylvania. He owned their home with no mortgage and had no months of no employment, with his occupation shown as stock raiser. He and his wife, Grace McClain, had been married 19 years according to this census. She is shown as age 40, born in March 1860 in Wisconsin, with her father born in England and her mother in Indiana. She is the mother of five children, all living with their parents. John E. McClain is shown as age 15, born in Wisconsin in May 1885, and at school. The four younger children were all born in South Dakota. Grace L. McClain is 10, born in February 1890, and is also in school. Bertha M. McClain, age 7, born in December 1892, is at school also. Leo G. McClain, age 5 and born in March 1895, and Henry C. McClain, age 3 and born in December 1896, are not yet in school. Grace McClain is listed as head of the household in the 1920 U.S. Census(Volume 23, Enumeration District 175, Sheet 5, Line 17) in Scotch Leap Township, Perkins County, South Dakota. She is shown as age 60 born in Wisconsin, with her father born in England and her mother in North Carolina. She is shown as a farmer, operating a farm she owns on her own account, and is listed as married and able to read and write English. With her is her son, Henry C. McClain, age 22, born in South Dakota, with his father born in the United States and his mother born in Wisconsin. He is shown as single and a farm laborer working on the home farm and is able to read and write English. Grace Thurtell, 1859-1926, born in Wisconsin, is listed among the pioneers in the Sioux Valley Genealogical Society, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104, on a web site found in October 1999 at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sdvgs/index19.htm. The web site shows she was issued a Pioneer Certificate at the request of family members or interested parties as a resident in the Dakota Territory prior to statehood in November 1889. A database index of Bureau of Land Management Records found on the internet in January 2000 athttp://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/sd/land/perkins.htm shows that John and Grace McClain and John E. McClain (possibly their son) had five different land patents in Perkins County, South Dakota, all at the 7th Meridian,Township 018 N, Range 012 E, in Sections 8 and 9. John McClain had two homestead patents dated May 26, 1908. The one in Section 8 was for 120 acres, with a document identification number 3645. The same document identification number is also referred to a homestead of 40 acres in Section 9. Document number 108181 dated February 1, 1910, is indexed to cash sales of 120 acres in Section 8 and 40 acres in Section 9 to John E.McClain. Document identification number 447193 dated December 5, 1914,refers to a cash sale of 80 acres to Grace McClain in Section 8. She and John McClain Jr. were photo.
Grace Thurtell McClain + John McClain

Children of Grace Thurtell and John McClain Jr.

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, McCLAIN, JOHN Jr. to THURTELL, GRACE 30 Jun 1881 Grant WI.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 95. Dwelling 684.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 102.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 3. ED110. Dwelling 21.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. Stamp 203. Dwelling 161.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97. Dwelling 134.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 175. Sheet 5. Dwelling 83.

John Edward McClain

M, b. 18 May 1885, d. 23 December 1960
Johnny McClain - son of Grace Thurtell McClain
Johnny McClain, Bertha & Grace
Father*John McClain Jr. b. 1 Oct 1853, d. 15 Apr 1937
Mother*Grace Thurtell b. 26 Mar 1859, d. 13 Mar 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Edward McClain was also known as Johnny.
  • John Edward McClain was born on 18 May 1885 at Platteville, Grant County, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell.
  • John Edward McClain married Margaret Bigford, daughter of John Wesley Bigford and Margaret Anne Carlin, on 20 January 1923 at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • John Edward McClain died on 23 December 1960 at Vancouver, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, at age 75.1
  • He was buried after 23 December 1960 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Burnaby, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada.
Census DateLocation
after 1 June 1900Sturgis, Meade, South DakotaJohn Edward McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota.2
22 April 1910Daviston, Perkins, South DakotaJohn Edward McClain was listed as a son in John McClain Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Daviston, Perkins, South Dakota.3
6 May 1910Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South DakotaJohn Edward McClain was listed as a son in Grace Thurtell's household on the 1910 Census at Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South Dakota.4
1916Swift Current, Saskatchewan, CanadaJohn Edward McClain appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of John McClain Jr. at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada; living next door to son-in-law William Palmer.
     John Edward McClain John E. McClain is shown as age 15, born in Wisconsin in May 1885, and attending school in the 1900 U.S. Census for Meade County, South Dakota(Volume 11, SD 1, ED 34, Sheet 7, Line 29). He is living with his parents, John and Grace McClain, and four younger siblings in the second ward of the City of Sturgis, Sturgis Township, Meade County, South Dakota. The marriage certificate for John Edward McClain shows that he married Margaret Hartry at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, on Saturday, January 20, 1923, and that the marriage was registered in Moose Jaw. Both are shown as being from Swift Current, Saskatchewan. The witnesses were Gow(?) Struson (?) and Louisa Stinson, and the minister's name looks something like J. A. MacKeigan. A note on the marriage certificate from Pearl Sawyer shows the bride was Margaret Bigford. A letter dated October 13, 1999, to Susan Miller from Pearl Sawyer clarified that Margaret Bigford went to live with her oldest sister, Violet, and her husband, Samuel Hartry, after her mother died when Margaret was only one year old. They tried to adopt her, but her father would never agree to it. Throughout her childhood and school years, however, she was known as Margaret Hartry. A 1998 family record from Pearl Sawyer shows John McClain died December 23, 1960, while another family record shows he died January 23, 1960. Both records show he died in Burnaby, British Columbia. His obituary (newspaper unknown) shows he died suddenly of a heart attack at the age of 75 on Dec. 23rd, 1960, in Vancouver, B.C. His death certificate from Vancouver confirms that John Edward McClain died December 23, 1960, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. It shows he was 75 years old on his last birthday and that he was born in Minnesota, U.S.A. It lists his residence as 4424 Frances Street, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. A database index of Bureau of Land Management Records found on the internet in January 2000 athttp://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/sd/land/perkins.htm shows that John and Grace McClain and John E. McClain (possibly their son) had five different land patents in Perkins County, South Dakota, all at the 7th Meridian,Township 018 N, Range 012 E, in Sections 8 and 9. John McClain had two homestead patents dated May 26, 1908. The one in Section 8 was for 120acres, with a document identification number 3645. The same document identification number is also referred to a homestead of 40 acres in Section 9. Document number 108181 dated February 1, 1910, is indexed to cash sales of 120 acres in Section 8 and 40 acres in Section 9 to John E.McClain. Document identification number 447193 dated December 5, 1914, refers to a cash sale of 80 acres to Grace McClain in Section 8.

Children of John Edward McClain and Margaret Bigford

Citations

  1. [S295] Unknown repository British Columbia Death Index: 1872 to 1979, Registration #1960-09-015414 BCA #B13249 GSU # 2033347, unknown repository address.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. Stamp 203. Dwelling 161.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED94. Dwelling 35.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97. Dwelling 134.

Grace Lula Mcclain

F, b. 16 February 1890, d. 9 August 1966
Grace McClain
Johnny McClain, Bertha & Grace
Father*John McClain Jr. b. 1 Oct 1853, d. 15 Apr 1937
Mother*Grace Thurtell b. 26 Mar 1859, d. 13 Mar 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1909As of 1909,her married name was Tescher.
  • Grace Lula Mcclain was born on 16 February 1890 at Meade County, South Dakota.1
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell.
  • Grace Lula Mcclain married Roland Evert Tescher in 1909.
  • Grace Lula Mcclain died on 9 August 1966 at Bison, Perkins County, South Dakota, at age 76.
Census DateLocation
after 1 June 1900Sturgis, Meade, South DakotaGrace Lula Mcclain was listed as a daughter in John McClain Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota.2
22 April 1910Daviston, Perkins, South DakotaGrace Lula Mcclain was listed as wife in Roland Evert Tescher's household on the 1910 Census at Daviston, Perkins, South Dakota.3
3 March 1920Duell, Perkins, South DakotaGrace Lula Mcclain was listed as wife in Roland Evert Tescher's household on the 1920 Census at Duell, Perkins, South Dakota.4
8 May 1930Duell, Perkins, South DakotaGrace Lula Mcclain was listed as wife in Roland Evert Tescher's household on the 1930 Census at Duell, Perkins, South Dakota.5
     Grace Lula Mcclain Much of the information about Grace McClain, her husband, and their descendants was received from Pearl McClain Sawyer in 1998. Grace L. McClain is shown as age 10, born in February 1890 in South Dakota, and attending school in the 1900 U.S. Census for Meade County,South Dakota (Volume 11, SD 1, ED 34, Sheet 7, Line 29). She is living with her parents, John and Grace McClain, and four siblings in the second ward of the City of Sturgis, Sturgis Township, Meade County, South Dakota. She is listed as Grace Tescher in the 1920 U.S. Census in Volume 23,Enumeration District 170, Sheet 4, for Duell Township, Perkins County, South Dakota. Roll Tescher is shown as a white male age 33 born in Indiana, with his father born in Indiana and his mother in Kentucky. He is shown as a farmer with a general farm that he rents and operates onhis own account. His wife, Grace Tescher, is shown as age 29, born in South Dakota, with both her parents born in Wisconsin. Both Roll and Grace Tescher can speak, read, and write English. All five of their children are shown as born in South Dakota with their father born in Indiana and their mother in South Dakota. Lee Tescher, their son age 9,and Thelma Tescher, their daughter age 6, attended school in the prioryear. Barbara Tescher, their daughter age 4 1/2, John Tescher, theirson age 2, and their unnamed infant son age 1/12 are not yet in school. An online birth certificate was found for Grace L. McClain in January 2000 on the internet at http://www.state.sd.us/doh/vitalrec. It shows that a delayed birth certificate was filed for her on February 11, 1957,under South Dakota State File Number 770395 showing that Grace L. McClain was born February 16, 1890, in Meade County, South Dakota, the daughter of Grace Thurtell and John McClain. She obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Bison, Perkins, South Dakota.

Children of Grace Lula Mcclain and Roland Evert Tescher

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 770395 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. Stamp 203. Dwelling 161.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED94. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED170. Dwelling 70. Sheet 4A.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED53-16. Dwelling 1.

Bertha May McClain

F, b. 12 October 1893, d. 7 November 1974
Bertha McClain
Johnny McClain, Bertha & Grace
Father*John McClain Jr. b. 1 Oct 1853, d. 15 Apr 1937
Mother*Grace Thurtell b. 26 Mar 1859, d. 13 Mar 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameAugust 1914As of August 1914,her married name was Palmer.
  • Bertha May McClain was born on 12 October 1893 at Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota.1
  • She was the daughter of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell.
  • Bertha May McClain married William Melvin Palmer in August 1914 at Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota.
  • Bertha May McClain died on 7 November 1974 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 81.
Census DateLocation
after 1 June 1900Sturgis, Meade, South DakotaBertha May McClain was listed as a daughter in John McClain Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota.2
6 May 1910Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South DakotaBertha May McClain was listed as a daughter in Grace Thurtell's household on the 1910 Census at Lemmon Ward 2, Perkins, South Dakota.3
1916Swift Current, Saskatchewan, CanadaBertha May McClain appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of William Melvin Palmer at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada; living next door to father-in-law John McClain.
1921Coullee, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, CanadaBertha May McClain appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of William Melvin Palmer at Coullee, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada; living next door to father-in-law John McClain.
     Bertha May McClain Bertha M. McClain is shown as age 7, born in South Dakota in December 1892, and attending school in the 1900 U.S. Census for Meade County,South Dakota (Volume 11, SD 1, ED 34, Sheet 7, Line 29). She is living with her parents, John and Grace McClain, and four siblings in the second ward of the City of Sturgis, Sturgis Township, Meade County, South Dakota. An online birth certificate was found for Bertha May McClain in January 2000 on the internet at http://www.state.sd.us/doh/vitalrec. It shows that a delayed birth certificate was filed for her on August 19, 1960,under South Dakota State File Number 783113 showing that Bertha May McClain was born October 12, 1893, in Meade County, South Dakota, the daughter of Grace Thurtell and John McClain. An e-mail from Lynn McElroy in January 2000 advised that the delayed birth certificate was filed for Bertha McClain to prove documentation for her collection of Old Age Pension. Prior to this date, her only proof of birth was her baptism certificate. She advised that as far as her mother, Cleo Palmer Bresnick, could recall, Bertha and William Melville Palmer, whose nickname was Nig, were married in 1914 in Aberdeen, South Dakota.

Children of Bertha May McClain and William Melvin Palmer

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 783113 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 7A. Stamp 203. Dwelling 161.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED97. Dwelling 134.